David and Jason Lett


Miglavs, Janis

Document Type

Video File


45 minutes 58 seconds

Publication Date



Oral History | Viticulture and Oenology


This interview is with David Lett, founder of The Eyrie Vineyards, and Jason Lett (David’s son), head winemaker for The Eyrie Vineyards. They discuss the early days of the industry, winemaking, and what it took to be successful in the industry.

For a shareable version of this video, please see the interview on YouTube.


The oral history interviews were conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations. These interviews were digitally migrated from Sony MiniDiscs and are audio only.

This project is supported in part by the Oregon Cultural Trust.